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Oz, Frank

Overview
Works: 436 works in 1,278 publications in 8 languages and 58,117 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Children's films  Motion pictures  Christmas films  Comedy films  Biography  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Puppeteer , Author of screenplay, Producer, dir, Author, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee, Restager , Animator , Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Frank Oz
 
Most widely held works by Frank Oz
Monsters, Inc by Randy Newman( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loveable Sulley and his wisecracking sidekick Mike, are the top scare team who work for Monsters, Inc., the scream-processing utility factory in Monstropolis that generates energy from the goosebumps of children. Sulley accidentally lets a little girl named Boo wonder into the monster world. Since monsters are terrified of children, this causes major problems. It's up to Sulley and Mike to keep her out of sight and get her back home
Star wars( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 3,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after the events of Phantom menace, Senator Padme Amidala survives an assassination attempt. The Jedi Council send Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker to protect her. After tracking the assassin, Obi-Wan is sent to Kamino to continue investigating while Anakin is sent with Amidala to Naboo, where they begin to fall in love. Obi-Wan's investigation leads to a connection between the assassination attempt and a separatist movement, which could bring the Republic to the brink of civil war
The dark crystal by Jim Henson( Visual )

78 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On another planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal, and so restore order to his world
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Visual )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his 9th birthday, Omri receives a cupboard that magically brings his toy Indian Little Bear to life. They bond, embarking on an amazing adventure, until Omri's friend Patrick brings a 6-shooting cowboy to life and the secret of the cupboard is in danger of being revealed
Star wars( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torn between loyalty to his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and the seductive powers of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker ultimately turns his back on the Jedi. This begins his complete journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader
Star Wars( Visual )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 2,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darth Vader and the Empire are building a new, indestructible Death Star. Meanwhile, Han Solo has been imprisoned, and Luke Skywalker has sent R2D2 and C3PO to try and free him. Princess Leia, disguised as a bounty hunter, and Chewbacca go along as well. The final battle takes place on the moon of Endor, with its natural inhabitants, the Ewoks, lending a hand to the rebels
The Muppet movie by Jim Henson( Visual )

25 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Piggy and Kermit the Frog share the limelight in Kermit's search for fame and fortune in Hollywood
The Stepford wives by Matthew Broderick( Visual )

36 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After moving with her husband and children to the well-manicured community of Stepford, Connecticut, former New York television executive Joanna Eberhart is beginning to realize that Stepford is more than just the "perfect" place to live ... it's a little to perfect. All the wives in town are models who cater to their husband's every desire. What is going on behind the closed doors of the Stepford Men's Association and the Stepford Day Spa? Can Joanna figure out the problem before it's too late?
Little shop of horrors by Frank Oz( Visual )

44 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this musical, business booms at Mushnik's Flower Shop when an exotic potted plant called Audrey II arrives. People are rushing in to see it--and disappearing
What about Bob? by Frank Oz( Visual )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Wiley, a troubled but lovable therapy patient, seeks help from noted psychiatrist Dr. Leo Marvin. When the doctor leaves town to go on a quiet family vacation, Bob, afraid of being alone, follows--showing up unexpectedly at the therapist's lakeside retreat. Bob becomes the houseguest that just won't leave
The Muppets take Manhattan by Frank Oz( Visual )

26 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Muppets take their musical show to Broadway, but discover the road there is not as straight as they had hoped
The great Muppet caper by Jim Henson( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newspaper reporters Kermit, Fozzie and Gonzo pursue jewel thieves and are led to the home of a fashion designer whose gems are secretly being stolen
Dirty rotten scoundrels by Frank Oz( Visual )

32 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy filmed on the Riviera, it's the story of two con men who compete to see who can extract $50,000 from a woman first. The victim is a naive American heiress, and the competition between the two men, one a suave and sophisticated Englishman and the other a bumbling but appealing American, heats up!
It's a very merry Muppet Christmas movie by Tom Martin( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evil banker Rachel Bitterman forecloses on the Muppets' famous variety theater. But Bitterman's machinations take a back seat when apprentice guardian angel Daniel shows Kermit what conditions would have been had Kermit never existed. A Kermit-less world would have found Miss Piggy running a fraudulent psychic hotline, Fozzie Bear as a homeless derelict, and Sam the Eagle as a caged "rave" dancer. With showstopping numbers like Moulin Scrooge and parodies of many holiday films, this tale of fortune through friendship defines the true meaning of holiday spirit
Death at a funeral by Matthew Macfadyen( Visual )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel is a decent young man who is married to Jane. They live at his father's home. When his father dies, it his up to him to organize his funeral. On the morning of the funeral, with a suitably grave expression on his face, Daniel is ready to welcome his father's friends and relatives. But preserving the dignity inherent in such a circumstance will be a hard task. Particularly with an undertaker who botches his work ; his famous, but selfish brother has returned from the USA ; his cousin's fiancé has accidentally ingested drugs ; a man takes advantage of the sad event to win back the heart, or rather the body, of a woman who is about to marry another ; a handicapped old uncle who is also the most unbearable pain in the neck. To cap it all, Daniel notices the presence among the mourners of a mysterious dwarf nobody else seems to know
The score by Frank Oz( Visual )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persuaded to help a desperate friend for a $6 million payday, an expert safecracker postpones his retirement to pull off one last heist with a novice thief. Their foolproof plan turns into a high risk gamble when a clash of egos threatens to bring them both down
Follow that bird( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A meddling social worker sends poor Big Bird off to Ocean View, Illinois, for the comforts of family life with his "own kind," the Dodos. But Big Bird is a disaster as a Dodo and, lonely and homesick, he soon sets off on foot for Sesame Street
In & out by Frank Oz( Visual )

37 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a former student tells the world that a high school teacher is gay, the man tries hard to assert his manliness
The Muppet Christmas carol by Jim Henson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ready to laugh, cry, sing, frolic, cavort and enjoy yourself beyond belief. Well, you're in luck, because this Great Gonzo₂s ₁From Chickens to Dickens' 20th Anniversary Edition of The Muppet Christmas Carol is guaranteed to put you in a holiday spirit that will stay with you forever, or at least until your Aunt Edna starts complaining that nobody is eating the fruitcake she brought, again!
The Muppet Show( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical-variety program with a cast made up of muppets - man-made, human-operated creatures
 
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Alternative Names
Franciscus Oz

Frank Oz acteur américain

Frank Oz Amerikaans filmregisseur

Frank Oz attore e doppiatore britannico

Frank Oz britisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Puppenspieler und Regisseur

Oznowicz, Frank

Oznowicz, Frank 1944-

Oznowicz, Richard Frank 1944-

Richard Frank Oznowicz

Оз, Фрэнк

Фрэнк Оз

פרנק אוז

فرانک اوز

프랭크 오즈

フランク・オズ

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The Indian in the cupboardThe Stepford wivesWhat about Bob?The Muppets take ManhattanDirty rotten scoundrelsThe scoreFollow that bird